Retinal Detachments

September 12, 2012

Why Vision is Poor with Silicone Oil

Silicone oil is commonly used to fix a retinal detachment but often the vision following its use is poor. Here are some of the more common reasons why you don't see.
January 24, 2013

Success of Retinal Detachment Surgery

Reattaching the retina is the primary goal of any retinal detachment surgery, but "success" is not defined by improvement in vision.
February 27, 2013

Excercise After PVD is Safe

I believe exercise after sustaining a posterior vitreous detachment (PVD) to be safe.  Many doctors recommend a “no exercise” period after a PVD to decrease the […]
November 6, 2013

Preventing Giant Retinal Tears

Here's a video and post about preventing the formation of a Giant Retinal Tear....in a patients other eye!